Iconography
PORTRAITS
Unidentified
Female
Further details
Cast bronze. Aftercast, the obv. cast from the mould of a pierced metal. Obverse: bust of a woman facing r. inscription DIVA ISABELLA PADOVANA (The divine Isabella of Padua); reverse: it is not by Pastorino and shows a draped female figure playing a lyre.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Pastorini, Pastorino de' (c1508-1592)
DATE
16th century
LOCATION
London, British Museum (BM G3, IP.813)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c.1530-1600, London 2003, vol. I, p. 250 no. 480, vol. II, pl. 98.
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Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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